Workforce and Inclusion

Newcastle upon Tyne

Organisational Development Practitioner

Ref:

WI17

Full time

£28,371 - £31,099 per annum

We’re looking for someone to join our team who is passionate about how we support and develop our people. If you’re looking for a role with variety and challenge, then we’d like to hear from you.

This role delivers a range of activities including:

• Working with business areas to develop engaging e-learning activity on our Learning Management System;

• Helping to plan and deliver surveys and other activity which engages our front-line employees and gathers their views;

• Supporting the delivery of our People Plan activity by working on a range of different projects across areas like leadership and inclusion.

What will I need to apply?

You will need experience of working in a related field - this could include, but is not limited to, supporting an organisational development team, learning and development team, HR, workforce development or employee support function. You’ll also be looking for your next career challenge to develop your skills and potential.

To be successful, you’ll also need to be able to work independently, as well as the ability to build relationships and work collaboratively as part of our professional team. The role also requires digital skills to work with our on-line solutions that support our agile workforce, as well as the ability to work with data to deliver evidence-based solutions.

What will I receive in return?

As part of our Workforce and Inclusion Directorate, we will support you to thrive in your role. You will have the opportunity to work flexibly across the working week between office and home to suit your work life balance and to meet the needs of the business. Applications for either full time or part time hours will also be considered.

We offer 25 days annual leave pro rata, plus bank holidays, rising to 29 days after 5 years, plus an excellent pension scheme and a range of benefits such as the option to lease cars and buy electronic products through salary sacrifice. We also provide access to a comprehensive Employee Assistance Programme, supporting your health and wellbeing.

Like to join us?

If you believe this could be the right opportunity for you then we would love to hear from you. We’re proud to be an equal opportunities employer, and we particularly welcome applications from under-represented groups.

Email lynn.condon@newcastle.gov.uk to arrange an informal chat.

Shortlisted candidates will be invited for interview on Tuesday 7 February.

Apply online at www.northeastjobs.org.uk, select 'Apply Now' and submit your CV and Covering Letter. Please ensure your covering letter clearly demonstrates how you meet the person specification for this post.

Permanent

Closing date:

29 January 2023

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